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FISHER LINEAR T TABLE TONE ARM JUST GOING UP AND DOWN

WHEN POWERED ON THE TONEARM REPEATEDLY GOES UP AND DOWN ALL FUNCTION SWITHES WORK AND THE T TABLE IS IN GREAT SHAPE ???

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  • Wisebean Dec 31, 2008

    Hi All- My Soundmaster tone arm will not drop down far enough to stay in the groove. When I push down on the plastic "tone arm holder," it plays and records perfectly. I need to adjust the angle of the tone arm!



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The electronics on a linear turntable are very sophisticated. A specialist repair shop is your best hope.

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